Definition of Liechtenstein in US English:

Liechtenstein

proper noun

  • A small independent principality in the Alps, between Switzerland and Austria; population 38,000 (estimated 2015); capital, Vaduz; official language, German.

    The principality was created in 1719 within the Holy Roman Empire and became independent of the German confederation in 1866. Liechtenstein is economically integrated with Switzerland

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